TEKS: 7.4 (A): Use appropriate tools to collect, record, and analyze information, including microscopes and microscope slides.
7.7 (C): Forces in everyday life – Turgor Pressure.
Lesson Objective: SWBAT
-Prepare wet mount slides of cells
-Identify cells and tissues using a microscope
-Describe the effect of osmosis on turgor pressure
1. Student activity sheet: Osmosis in Elodea Cells
2. Elodea leaf, Water, dropper, Microscope Slides and Cover Slips, Microscope
3. Glossary of Terms & How to Use a Microscope
Power Point Presentation